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Stylist Refuses To Finish Client’s Hair Over “Bad Vibe” And Still Charges Her?

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I think it’s fair to say that with the intensifying call to action to support black businesses, patrons are no longer being quiet about some entrepreneurs of color failing to step up to the plate. Kacey Blackalley is one of them. Toward the end of...

Van Jones Explains Michelle Obama Dark Skin & Classically Beautiful Comments

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Van Jones got himself in hot water after commenting about Michelle Obama’s DNC speech Monday night. did van jones just call the First Lady ugly? #DemsinPhilly pic.twitter.com/s40VLrH6w1 — d (@Consensual_Rub) July 26, 2016   Jones spoke about the First Lady growing up in Chicago and...

Trump Supporter Goes on Racist Rant Towards Black Female Subway Rider

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A racist Donald Trump supporter verbally attacked a woman on the NYC subway. The white man, dressed in his Sunday’s best, was taking the L train in Brooklyn and was angry that the woman had taken the last seat available. “Get your friend, get your...

Ed Hartwell Files For Divorce One Week After Keisha Knight Pulliam’s Pregnancy Announcement

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Keshia Knight Pulliam’s husband Ed Hartwell has filed for divorce one week after The Cosby Show star announced her pregnancy in an adorable Instagram post and after just eight months of marriage. According to YBF, The former NFL player (who was previously married to Hollywood...

Just What We Need In 2016, A Dating App That Lets You Choose Matches By Skin Tone And Hair Texture

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The paper bag test lives on in digital form, thanks to a dating app for black people titled Smoochr and, sadly, the creators aren’t the least bit shy or ashamed about their divisive creation. On its homepage, the app boldly invites users to “Discover Black...

Another Mother Beats “Thot” Daughter on Social Media: Violence As Discipline Has To Stop

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While walking to the train, in my local Jersey City, NJ neighborhood, I overheard two young girls conversing. “She got her ass whooped!” one of the girls exclaimed and her friend chuckled loudly in response. “Yeah, I whooped her ass,” the other announced proudly, “I...